Webrecruit selected to provide Applicant Tracking System for Jisc

Webrecruit, a leader of innovation and transformation in the recruitment industry, is pleased to announce that following a tender process, it has been awarded a contract to provide an Applicant Tracking System (ATS) for digital education solutions provider, Jisc.

The contract will see the implementation of an ATS, which will help to manage Jisc’s ongoing recruitment activities and will last, at a minimum, three years in duration, up to a maximum total contract length of ten years.

David Jones, Managing Director at Webrecruit says:

“We are delighted to work with Jisc to transform their recruitment processes via our technology platform. Webrecruit has been working tirelessly to develop our service offering for the education sector, combining our digital advertising solutions with our hiring technology to offer true transformation for education providers. We are excited for our partnership with Jisc and to see the positive impact of Webrecruit ATS on its future recruitment.”

John Shaile, Head of Operational Procurement at Jisc says:

“Jisc was looking for an ATS provider who could help us to provide a first-class candidate experience, as well as an engaging experience for our internal users. It was important to us to find a system that could handle all aspects of the recruitment journey, from obtaining the authority to recruit, through promoting the job, to the administration and management of interviews. Following a thorough market survey, and assessing a competitive tender, Webrecruit ATS came out on top; Webrecruit’s hiring platform met our specification and also attracted us because of its intuitive design and ease of use which is built with the end user in mind. We believe this technology will propel our careers offering and greatly improve our internal processes.”

About Webrecruit

Webrecruit’s hiring platform encompasses industry-leading online recruitment advertising, technology and careers site solutions that transform the hiring process of companies, charitable organisations and educational institutions across the UK. Its platform is a unique suite of software and digital recruitment advertising solutions, based around its cloud-based Applicant Tracking System (ATS), that solve the common problems facing businesses, helping them to significantly reduce their cost and time to hire.


About Jisc

Jisc’s vision is for the UK to be a world leader in technology for education and research. It owns and operates the super-fast national research and education network, Janet, with built-in cyber security protection.  Jisc also provides technology solutions for members (colleges, universities and research centres) and customers (public sector bodies), helps members save time and money by negotiating sector-wide deals and provides advice and practical assistance on digital technology. Jisc is funded by the UK higher and further education and research funding bodies and member institutions.


For more information, contact:

Sam Gedye, Account Director – Education
01392 822196

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